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Meeting with Sharifs cancelled by Adiala Jail authorities, says Nawaz’s lawyer

Meeting with Sharifs cancelled by Adiala Jail authorities, says Nawaz’s lawyer

Adiala Jail administration on Thursday cancelled a meeting between incarcerated former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law retired Capt Muhammad Safdar, and their legal team. The legal team was trying to meet the Sharif family detained at Adiala Jail following their conviction in the Avenfield properties reference. On Wednesday, lead defence counsel […]

Not easy to find new lawyer after Harris’s withdrawal, Nawaz tells NAB court

Not easy to find new lawyer after Harris’s withdrawal, Nawaz tells NAB court

ISLAMABAD;Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday has told accountability court that it’s not easy to find new lawyer after Khawaja Harris announced to withdraw from representing him in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references. During the hearing, Justice Mohammad Bashir asked Nawaz whether he has hired new lawyer over which, the ex-PM said that he has […]

Al-Azizia reference: Defence lawyer continues cross-examination of Wajid Zia

Al-Azizia reference: Defence lawyer continues cross-examination of Wajid Zia

ISLAMABAD ;Accountability court in Islamabad on Monday has resumed hearing of Al-Azizia Steel Mills against former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif and his family members. During the hearing headed by Justice Muhammad Bashir, defense counsel Khawaja Haris has continued to cross examine Joint Investigation Team (JIT) head Wajid Zia. Talking to media on the occasion, […]

Islamabad, Senior Leader PTI and lawyer of Chairman Imran Khan, Babar Awan’s video message on Supreme court decision on Bani gala, illegal property case

Islamabad, Senior Leader PTI and lawyer of Chairman Imran Khan, Babar Awan’s video message on Supreme court decision on Bani gala, illegal property case

  By Senior Correspondent, March, 04, 2018 Islamabad, Senior Leader PTI and lawyer of Chairman Imran Khan, Babar Awan’s video message on Supreme court decision on Bani gala, illegal property case    

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s counsel on Monday requested an accountability court in Islamabad to delay the process of declaring his client a proclaimed offender until next week. The accountability court is conducting a hearing in connection with a corruption reference filed against Dar by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The court is expected to […]

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire By News Desk PHOTO: REUTERS Things often proverbially get heated in courts of law, but in a courtroom in Miami, it is safe to say that the heat of the moment literally got to a defence lawyer. Stephen Gutierrez’s pants burst into flames on Wednesday afternoon as he began his […]

Trump fires top govt lawyer for defiance on immigration order

Trump fires top govt lawyer for defiance on immigration order

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump fired the federal government’s top lawyer Sally Yates on Monday after she took the extraordinarily rare step of defying the White House and saying the Justice Department would not defend his new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations. The White House said on Twitter that Dana Boente, US Attorney for […]